Other services provided by Fera

Alongside the aphid monitoring service, Fera provides a wide range of services to the potato and wider agricultural industry, including:

  • Potato Inform: Fera's FREE potato newsletter aims to give you insight and to challenge you with thought-provoking articles on potato pests and diseases. An essential read for any grower, agronomist, wholesaler, packer or seed supplier.
  • Fera provides a comprehensive plant pest and disease diagnostic service.
  • Crop Monitor is an online system that provides rapid access to the latest arable crop pest and disease levels.
  • LIAISON is an online system that will allow you to identify and select your pesticide requirements rapidly.
  • In-field tests for potato viruses are available from Pocket Diagnostic. These tests were developed by Fera and are now owned and manufactured by Forsite Diagnostics Ltd.